CHICAGO (CBS) — A person died after being pulled out of Lake Michigan on Saturday afternoon on the North Side.
About 2:30 p.m., someone spotted the body floating from the shoreline and rescue crews pulled the male victim out of the water about 100 yards from Montrose Harbor at 601 W. Montrose Ave., according to preliminary information from Chicago Police and Fire Media Affairs.READ MORE: Chicago Weather: Winter Weather Advisory Remains In Parts Of Illinois And Indiana; Lake Effect Snow Lingers
The deceased, who remained unidentified as of Monday morning, was taken to Weiss Memorial Hospital, where he died at 12:55 a.m. Sunday, according to the Cook County medical examiner’s office.READ MORE: Illinois State Departments, Driver Service Facilities Reopen Monday Weeks After COVID Surge
An autopsy Sunday did not rule on cause and manner of death with results pending further studies.MORE NEWS: Snow, Black Ice Cause Multi-Vehicle Pile Up On Interstate 90
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